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Employment at Columbia


Apply for Open Positions

Search for job opportunitiesFor information about openings at Columbia University, please visit our online employment application systems. Both sites are available 24 hours daily for viewing and applying for positions.

How to Apply for Jobs at Columbia gives detailed instructions on using the online application systems.

Columbia University also operates a community-centered job application office; for in-person assistance with the application process, you are welcome to visit the Columbia University Employment Information Center (CEIC).

Disability Accommodations

Columbia University provides reasonable accommodations to qualified individuals with disabilities who can perform the essential functions of the position. If you need a reasonable accommodation for any part of the application and hiring process, please notify: Manager of Return to Work Program, Office of Human Resources, at hrdisability@columbia.edu. Decisions on granting reasonable accommodation will be made on a case-by-case basis.

Opportunities at Columbia

Opportunities at ColumbiaColumbia University is committed to attracting, encouraging and retaining a highly qualified workforce to support our mission of excellence in education, research and patient care. A world-renowned research university in New York City, Columbia's success is the result of a diverse workforce coming together to help shape the future.

With 5,000 full-time officers of instruction and research and 8,000 full-time administrative staff, Columbia University is one of the top private employers in the City of New York. We have two principal campuses: the historic campus in Morningside Heights, at 116th Street and Broadway, and the modern Medical Center further uptown, at 168th Street and Broadway. The University also encompasses the Lamont-Doherty Earth Observatory in Palisades, New York, Nevis Laboratories in Irvington, New York, and offices and centers at several off-site locations.

For those of us who are employed at Columbia, there's more to the University than work. Columbia offers excellent faculty and staff benefits, and it is itself a center of learning and culture.

Columbia University is an equal opportunity/affirmative action – Race/Gender/Disability/Veterans employer.